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Gordon Smith

  • Glen L. Farr Professor of Law
  • Glen L. Farr Professor of Law
  • BYU Law School
  • 3PublicationsNumber of items in Gordon's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 2Followers

Research interests

Corporate GovernanceVenture CapitalContractsFiduciary LawLaw and Entrepreneurship

About

Professor Smith's research focuses on corporate and securities law, with particular emphases on Delaware corporate law and entrepreneurial finance. His work has appeared in many top law reviews, including The Dystopian Potential of Corporate Law, 56 Emory L. J. 985 (2008); The Exit Structure of Venture Capital, 53 UCLA L. Rev. 315 (2005); The Critical Resource Theory of Fiduciary Duty, 55 Vand. L. Rev. 1399 (2002); and Toward a New Theory of the Shareholder Role: "Sacred Space" in Corporate Transactions, 80 Texas L. Rev. 261 (2001).

Followers (2)

Following (2)

Publications (3)

  • Entrepreneurs on Horseback: Reflections on the Organization of Law

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  • The Dystopian Potential of Corporate Law

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  • The Exit Structure of Venture Capital

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Professional experience

Glen L. Farr Professor of Law

BYU Law School

August 2007 - Present

Education

JD

University of Chicago Law School

September 1987 - June 1990(3 years)

BS

Brigham Young University

August 1980 - August 1986(6 years)